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Mama Lacona's Italian Restaurant

3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
+1 515-270-0022
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

So out the gate this place is pricey. Expect to spend $35 + for 2. The food is good and portions and large. I don’t recommend the calamari it was ok at best. Deep fried like most but lacking flavor. The salmon and tilapia are...More

Thank Mindy H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

For my daughters 15 birthday she wanted to have friends out to dinner. The restaurant has a private room and no extra charge. The food was excellent. The kids were happy. They even had a delicious chocolate birthday cake we purchased which they served with...More

Thank Miami D
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

My bf and i try to go there but they were closed the sign said 9 and it was 830 at night luckly the Cancun rest was open

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I haven't been to this restaurant since they moved to 121st Street. Boss took us out for lunch, for the holidays. It was really, really good! I never go out for Italian. Why? The bread was great, the salad was great (add'l charge), the house...More

Thank Sherry70_13
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The service was excellent and the atmosphere was nice but the food was only par to sub-par. Had a steak which was wonderfully thick cut but utterly flavorless and not seasoned at all. Appetizers: Bruschetta - excellent, onion rings - okay, stuffed mushrooms - not...More

Thank Mikayla E
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The service was friendly and efficient. Soup and salad were good. Downhill from there. Arrived about 12:15. Most of the buffet items were not properly replenished. Don't expect any white meat "fried chicken"---all legs and thighs when replenished (finally). Other buffet items were only average...More

Thank John38474
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I did the lunch buffet but have been here a few times. I was happy with the buffet (not every thing on it was great like the pizza for example) but enough on the buffet was and the price is right. For me , I...More

Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We went a little early before 5 pm since it was a Saturday evening and we don't like crowds. We were seated right away and attended to promptly by a very friendly server Lindsey. There was music from The Godfather movie playing. They bring a...More

Thank texastam2015
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Two couples going out for supper. Chose Mama Lacona's. We used the coupon for pizza. First time having pizza at Mama's. We split 1/2 and 1/2. Glad to get Graziano sausage with green olives. My wife got Canadian Bacon and was very pleased that when...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Every once in a while our family goes to eat here when we want large-family-style portions of classic-Italian food... and usually we try to go on an off night so we can enjoy the food and just take our time. Last week, we went and...More

Thank FirstTime_BisND
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: +1 515-270-0022
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